The organization that targeted Braley, Freedom Partners, is not a PAC or a super PAC.
Romney's super PAC hammered the former Pennsylvania senator unrelentlessly (as George W. Bush might say).
And perhaps even more important, the super PAC supporting him dwarfs those of his competitors.
In its article, Roll Call reported that “this may be the first reported unsecured bank loan to a super PAC.”
Romney and the super PAC supporting him spent more than $15 million on television ads.
Obviously guided by survey research, the Bloomberg super PAC ran an ad highlighting Baca's dismal record of siding with polluters.
Last summer a company called W Spann LLC donated $1 million to the pro-Romney super PAC, Restore Our Future, and then dissolved.
Obama made light of his dog-eating past with a hilarious spoofed ad from a fake Mitt Romney super PAC.
Priorities USA was founded in 2011 as an Obama super PAC and retooled late last year to back Clinton.
The result is that each candidate is backed by at least one super PAC controlled by close political allies of the candidate.